Mastoidal
Mastoidal \Mas*toid"al\, a. Same as {Mastoid}. [1913 Webster]

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  • mastoidal — adjective mastoid …   Wiktionary

  • mastoidal — SYN: mastoid (2). * * * mas·toi·dal ma stȯid əl adj MASTOID * * * mas·toid·al (mas toidґəl) mastoid (def. 3) …   Medical dictionary

  • mastoidal — mæstɔɪdl adj. of or pertaining to the mastoid process of the temporal bone (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mastoidal — mas·toi·dal …   English syllables

  • mastoidal — I noun process of the temporal bone behind the ear at the base of the skull • Syn: ↑mastoid, ↑mastoid process, ↑mastoid bone • Derivationally related forms: ↑mastoid (for: ↑mastoid) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mastoid — Mas toid, a. [Gr. ?; masto s the breast + e i^dos form: cf. F. masto[ i]de.] (Anat.) (a) Resembling the nipple or the breast; applied specifically to a process of the temporal bone behind the ear. (b) Pertaining to, or in the region of, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Rodentia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda ? Roedores Rango fósil: Paleoceno–Reciente Capibara …   Wikipedia Español

  • Mastoid — The rounded protrusion of bone just behind the ear once thought to look like the breast. The word comes from the Greek mastos meaning breast + oid= breast like. * * * 1. Resembling a mamma; breast shaped. 2. Relating to the m. process, antrum,… …   Medical dictionary

  • mastoid bone — noun process of the temporal bone behind the ear at the base of the skull • Syn: ↑mastoid, ↑mastoid process, ↑mastoidal • Derivationally related forms: ↑mastoid (for: ↑mastoid) …   Useful english dictionary

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